Tag: Social Media

HCL 5th among top 10 tech firms that received H1-B certifications in US

NEW DELHI: At a time when the US move to limit H1-B visas has left major tech companies perturbed as…

Average Twitter users more active during disasters: Study

NEW YORK: Despite the importance placed on celebrity social media influencers with millions of followers, during natural disasters average Twitter…

Pakistan to curb ‘hate speech’ on social media

Islamabad: The Pakistan government plans will crack down on "hate speech" on social media from next week and set up…

Mo Salah vs Messi in incredible new Pepsi ad

NEW DELHI: Liverpool star Mohamed Salah and Barcelona ace Lionel Messi had recently got fans on social media in a…

Twitter CEO ‘must appear’, Parliamentary Panel warns Jack Dorsey

New Delhi: The Parliamentary Committee on Information Technology on Monday passed a resolution unanimously stating that they would not meet…

Unchecked use of memes could disturb India’s social fabric

NEW DELHI: With the number of smartphone users steadily growing and data packs getting dramatically cheaper in India, the "meme…

Twitter CEO and senior officials refuse to appear before Parliamentary Committee

New Delhi: Twitter CEO and senior officials of the company have refused to appear before the Parliamentary Committee on Information…

Ahead of Parliamentary hearing, Twitter says fighting political bias in India

NEW DELHI: Geared up to face a 31-member Parliamentary panel hearing on February 11, Twitter on Friday said it is…

We face legitimate scrutiny but we have changed: Facebook

San Francisco: Stressing that it is determined to do more to keep people safe across its services, Facebook said it…

Innocent kids ‘selfie with slipper’ goes VIRAL, Big B finds it ‘fake’

NEW DELHI: A heart-touching photo of five little children posing for a selfie with a slipper has been creating the…

Is Rahul Gandhi winning the social media war?

NEW DELHI: Often mocked as the "Pappu" of the Indian politics, Congress President Rahul Gandhi is trying hard to do…

On social media, your privacy is at risk even if you don’t have an account

Washington D.C. [USA]: According to a recent study, on Facebook and Twitter, your privacy is at risk even if you…

Social media propagating negative information on vaccination

London: Negative messages about vaccines propagated on the social media are acting as the main barrier to vaccinations, a report…

No, Statue of Unity has not developed cracks as suggested on social media

“After successfully damaged 2000 notes within 2 years Sardar Statue cracking in 2 weeks” Three close-up pictures of the recently…

Negative experiences on social media make adults feel lonely

Washington: Adults who have negative experiences on social media tend to report loneliness, a recent study suggests. According to the…

Fact check: Did Mamta exclusively promote Islam or Urdu at the United India rally?

After the mahagatbandhan rally in Kolkata organized by the TMC, social media user Gaurav Pradhan tweeted a screenshot of a…

SRK explains ‘playboys’ mantra’

New Delhi: Doting dad Shah Rukh Khan on Friday shared two adorable pictures of his sons Aryan and AbRam. While…

Fact check: Kite-flying was banned in Hyderabad, reported PTI

“Kite-flying banned during Sankranti festival in Hyderabad”, reads the headline of a report published by PTI on January 11. Several…

Selena Gomez is back on social media

Washington : American singer Selena Gomez is back on social media after a few tough months. The 26 -year-old singer…

Here’s how your Facebook friends can make you feel sick

Washington: Social media holds much more power than we anticipate. While it came as a constructive development in the world…